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Driver crashes into Rite Aid in Gloucester County

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Driver crashes into Rite Aid in Gloucester County

- A driver crashed into a Rite Aid in Mullica Hill, Gloucester County.

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Woman takes plea deal in Lexington County crash death

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Woman takes plea deal in Lexington County crash death

- A Nebraska woman accused of causing a fatal accident while texting has taken a plea deal.

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Serious Injuries Reported in Crash on I-395 South in Killingly

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Serious Injuries Reported in Crash on I-395 South in Killingly

- Serious injuries are reported in a crash involving a tractor-trailer and a car on Interstate 395 South in Killingly. State police said the crash is located near exit 43. Trump Team Stands by Budget’s $2 Trillion Math Error No additional information was immediately available.Published 46 minutes ago | Updated 45 minutes ago Get the latest from NBC Connecticut anywhere, anytime

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Motorcyclist killed in Altamonte Springs crash

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Motorcyclist killed in Altamonte Springs crash

- ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. — A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday in a crash in Altamonte Springs. Police said the biker was heading west on Central Parkway between Douglas Avenue and Montgomery Road when he struck the back of a pickup truck that was making a left turn onto Franklin Avenue. The motorcycle went out of control and landed on a section of sidewalk that's raised about 5 feet from the ground while the rider, a 47-year-old man, landed on the road

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Drugs, guns found after house fire in Seabrook, police say

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Drugs, guns found after house fire in Seabrook, police say

- Police say sophisticated marijuana operation found in home after fire. . Drugs, guns found after house fire in Seabrook, police say Police say sophisticated marijuana operation found in home after fire SEABROOK, N.H. — Firefighters called to a house fire Monday morning in Seabrook found more than $250,000 worth of drugs and several loaded guns, police said. Seabrook police said they uncovered a sophisticated indoor marijuana growing operation inside a home at 256-C Lafayette Road after flames broke out about 12:30 a

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Letter: AHCA is a disaster rolled up in a catastrophe

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Letter: AHCA is a disaster rolled up in a catastrophe

- Rep. Kevin Cramer made an utter fool out of himself with his absurd defense of the American Health Care bill. The plan cuts $880 billion over a decade in Medicaid cuts to provide huge tax cuts worth many hundreds of billions of dollars for the wealthy and Big Pharma. The GOP bill also fails to cover those people with pre-existing conditions

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Investigation ongoing into fiery Tarrant crash that killed 1

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Investigation ongoing into fiery Tarrant crash that killed 1

- The investigation continues this morning into a fiery car crash in Tarrant that left a Birmingham man dead. The impact on the truck's gas tank caused an immediate blaze, said Tarrant police Chief Dennis Reno, and both vehicles caught fire. "It was an instant fire,'' Reno said. The driver of the pickup truck was able to escape and avoid serious injury

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Hwy 79 closed at Fairview Church Road near Cleveland due to fatal crash

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Hwy 79 closed at Fairview Church Road near Cleveland due to fatal crash

- BLOUNT COUNTY, Ala. — UPDATE (10:29 a.m.) : State Troopers are on the scene of a crash on Highway 79 near Cleveland in Blount County. A white SUV and a car collided near the intersection of Fairview Church Road. Authorities shut down the intersection while working the crash scene. The coroner is headed to the scene. He says this is the sixth car crash fatality he's worked in a week

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14 students aboard, several injured in school bus crash near upt - | WBTV Charlotte

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14 students aboard, several injured in school bus crash near upt - | WBTV Charlotte

- At least six people were injured in a school bus crash in near uptown Charlotte Wednesday morning. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools says bus 1654, which serves Collinswood Language Academy, had 14 students aboard when it crashed on Independence Boulevard near Hawthorne lane. The wreck happened around 8:46 a.m. Medic says they took four people to the hospital with minor injuries and two others with serious injuries

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Walker County student killed in single-vehicle crash

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Walker County student killed in single-vehicle crash

- WALKER COUNTY, Ala. — ABC 33/40 News has learned a 15 year old Curry High School student died in a one car crash on Highway 269 in Parrish. State Troopers said the teen was a passenger in the car driven by a 17 year old. Their 2006 Chevrolet Impala left the roadway, struck a utility pole, and then a tree. The vehicle’s 17-year-old driver was transported to Walker Baptist Medical Center in Jasper

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Woman killed in Hingham crash on Route 3

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Woman killed in Hingham crash on Route 3

- HINGHAM, Mass. — A woman was killed in a crash on Route 3 in Hingham early Wednesday morning, according to State Police. The single-car crash happened on the northbound side of the highway around 1:10 a.m., the Patriot Ledger reported. The car went off the road and into the woods and the driver, who was alone in the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene, State Police said

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Study finds 20 percent of children in fatal car crashes were improperly restrained

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Study finds 20 percent of children in fatal car crashes were improperly restrained

- A new study found that 20 percent of children who were in a fatal car crashes were not buckled in properly, or were not wearing a seat belt at all, and that child fatality rates in deadly car crashes vary widely by state. The results add evidence to the argument that state regulations and public information tactics can affect motor vehicle safety for kids

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Police respond to early morning shooting downtown

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Police respond to early morning shooting downtown

- A man was seriously wounded in an early morning shooting Wednesday near Northwest 3rd Avenue and Burnside Street. Police responded shortly after 2 a.m. to a report of a shooting. The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. The shooting may have been the result of an argument; the suspect ran north toward Old Town. No other details were available

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Added agony: Justice is haphazard after kids’ gun deaths

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Added agony: Justice is haphazard after kids’ gun deaths

- Children under age 12 die from gun accidents in the United States about once a week, on average. Almost every death begins with the same basic circumstances: an unsecured and loaded gun, a guardian’s lapse in attention. USA TODAY and AP. DURHAM, N.C. – Amy Pittman learned on her first day in jail to bottle up her grief. As soon as she arrived, guards took her shoelaces so she wouldn’t try to hang herself

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Multi-vehicle crash slows commute on Route 2 in Lexington

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Multi-vehicle crash slows commute on Route 2 in Lexington

- Share Multi-vehicle crash slows commute on Route 2 in Lexington | Updated: 7:51 AM EDT May 24, 2017 Share LEXINGTON, Mass. — A multi-vehicle crash is slowing the morning commute on Route 2 in Lexington. A box truck and two other vehicles were involved in a crash early Wednesday in a westbound lane, officials said. Two lanes of travel are blocked

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Man seriously injured in Gastonia shooting - | WBTV Charlotte

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Man seriously injured in Gastonia shooting - | WBTV Charlotte

- A man was seriously injured in a shooting in Gastonia Wednesday morning. Gastonia police say officers were called around 3:30 a.m. to a shooting on Oakwood Street. EMS arrived on scene and took a man suffering from a gunshot wound to Caromont Regional in critical condition. No names or possible motives have been released.

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Firefighters working to extinguish fatal fire on Classen in N.W. OKC

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Firefighters working to extinguish fatal fire on Classen in N.W. OKC

- OKLAHOMA CITY – Firefighters are working to extinguish a fatal fire in northwest Oklahoma City. Initial reports indicate fire crews were called to a house fire in the 1200 block of N. Classen. The two-story structure is a law firm, but people reportedly live on the second-story. It is unclear what caused the blaze at this time. Officials said one person was found dead in the structure

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Driver crashes into Rite Aid in Gloucester County
Driver crashes into Rite Aid in Gloucester County A driver crashed into a Rite Aid in Mullica Hill, Gloucester County.   Read More ...
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Rollover Crash Near Kingsbury Grade and Foothill in Gardnerville
Rollover Crash Near Kingsbury Grade and Foothill in Gardnerville Nevada Highway Patrol says Kingsbury Grade has reopened after a rollover crash on Tuesday night. NHP says the crash happened on Tuesday at about 9:30 pm about a mile past Foothill Road on Kingsbury Grade in Gardnerville. Troopers say the driver hit some road hit signs, then went 15-20 feet down an embankment. Officers say the man had to be cut out of the car, then was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries   Read More ...
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Woman takes plea deal in Lexington County crash death
Woman takes plea deal in Lexington County crash death A Nebraska woman accused of causing a fatal accident while texting has taken a plea deal.   Read More ...
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Serious Injuries Reported in Crash on I-395 South in Killingly
Serious Injuries Reported in Crash on I-395 South in Killingly Serious injuries are reported in a crash involving a tractor-trailer and a car on Interstate 395 South in Killingly. State police said the crash is located near exit 43. Trump Team Stands by Budget’s $2 Trillion Math Error No additional information was immediately available.Published 46 minutes ago | Updated 45 minutes ago Get the latest from NBC Connecticut anywhere, anytime   Read More ...
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4 dead in I-10 crash near Gautier; traffic backed up for miles
4 dead in I-10 crash near Gautier; traffic backed up for miles JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol says four people were killed in a rollover crash on I-10 in Jackson County. Jonathan Brannan WLOX The crash had both westbound lanes blocked for more than an hour. Officials are now working to get stopped traffic moved into one lane to make room for wreckers. Traffic is backed up for miles   Read More ...
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Woman takes plea deal in Lexington County crash death
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman accused of causing a fatal accident while texting has taken a plea deal. Court records say 19-year-old Hailey Boutin, of Eustis, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor vehicular homicide after prosecutors lowered it from a felony count. Her sentencing is scheduled for July 17. Authorities say Boutin likely was distracted by a text message on her cellphone Sept   Read More ...
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1 of 3 survivors of crash that killed 5 leaves hospital
1 of 3 survivors of crash that killed 5 leaves hospital Brighton — One of the two drivers in a crash that killed five people in Livingston County has been released from a hospital. In a brief update Wednesday, Michigan State Police said 39-year-old Albert Boswell went home last week. The other driver, 22-year-old Matthew Carrier of Fenton, remains in a hospital along with a passenger, Kyle Eugene Lixie, 23, of Fenton   Read More ...
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Motorcyclist killed in Altamonte Springs crash
Motorcyclist killed in Altamonte Springs crash ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. — A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday in a crash in Altamonte Springs. Police said the biker was heading west on Central Parkway between Douglas Avenue and Montgomery Road when he struck the back of a pickup truck that was making a left turn onto Franklin Avenue. The motorcycle went out of control and landed on a section of sidewalk that's raised about 5 feet from the ground while the rider, a 47-year-old man, landed on the road   Read More ...
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4 dead in I-10 crash near Gautier; traffic backed up for miles - | WBTV Charlotte
4 dead in I-10 crash near Gautier; traffic backed up for miles - | WBTV Charlotte JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol says four people were killed in a rollover crash on I-10 in Jackson County. Jonathan Brannan WLOX The crash had both westbound lanes blocked for more than an hour. Officials are now working to get stopped traffic moved into one lane to make room for wreckers. Traffic is backed up for miles   Read More ...
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Chatsworth townhome fire knocked down on Topanga Canyon Boulevard
Chatsworth townhome fire knocked down on Topanga Canyon Boulevard The LAFD sent 50 firefighters Wednesday morning to the scene of a Chatsworth townhouse fire that they knocked down in 25 minutes. The fire was confined to a portion of two attached townhomes — including the attic — on the 10000 block of Topanga Canyon Boulevard, said fire department spokesman Brian Humphrey. There were no injuries, he said. The cause of the fire and estimated loss for the structure and contents have yet to be determined, Humphrey said   Read More ...
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Drugs, guns found after house fire in Seabrook, police say
Drugs, guns found after house fire in Seabrook, police say Police say sophisticated marijuana operation found in home after fire. . Drugs, guns found after house fire in Seabrook, police say Police say sophisticated marijuana operation found in home after fire SEABROOK, N.H. — Firefighters called to a house fire Monday morning in Seabrook found more than $250,000 worth of drugs and several loaded guns, police said. Seabrook police said they uncovered a sophisticated indoor marijuana growing operation inside a home at 256-C Lafayette Road after flames broke out about 12:30 a   Read More ...
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Suspect in Times Square car crash that killed 1 is indicted
NEW YORK — A man accused of intentionally mowing down pedestrians on a Times Square sidewalk, killing one and injuring 22 others, was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury. Richard Rojas did not appear in court in Manhattan for the hearing. The charges have not yet been made public, but the 26-year-old Rojas was previously arrested on charges of murder and attempted murder   Read More ...
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Silver City man accused of domestic abuse in vehicle crash
.... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... SILVER CITY, N.M. — New Mexico State Police say a Silver City man has been arrested in a domestic dispute. They say 40-year-old Michael Aguirre was taken into custody Monday after a vehicle crash on State Road 90 in Grant County. State Police say Aguirre allegedly caused the crash by deliberately forcing another vehicle off the road   Read More ...
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Golf cart driver killed in hit-and-run crash in Pierce County
TACOMA . — A hit-and-run driver in Pierce County has been taken into police custody after striking and killing the driver of a golf cart and then T-boning another vehicle. The News Tribune reports the man had been arrested at a house Tuesday after he fled the scenes. Pierce County sheriff’s spokesman Ed Troyer says a car had been traveling southbound on a road in the Key Peninsula when it struck the golf cart   Read More ...
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Letter: AHCA is a disaster rolled up in a catastrophe
Letter: AHCA is a disaster rolled up in a catastrophe Rep. Kevin Cramer made an utter fool out of himself with his absurd defense of the American Health Care bill. The plan cuts $880 billion over a decade in Medicaid cuts to provide huge tax cuts worth many hundreds of billions of dollars for the wealthy and Big Pharma. The GOP bill also fails to cover those people with pre-existing conditions   Read More ...
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Suspect in Times Square car crash that killed 1 is indicted
NEW YORK (AP) — A man accused of intentionally mowing down pedestrians on a Times Square sidewalk, killing one and injuring 22 others, was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury. Richard Rojas did not appear in court in Manhattan for the hearing. The charges have not yet been made public, but the 26-year-old Rojas was previously arrested on charges of murder and attempted murder   Read More ...
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Suspect in Ohio house fire that killed 7 is denied bond
Suspect in Ohio house fire that killed 7 is denied bond AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man accused of setting a house fire that killed seven of his neighbors has been denied bond at his first court appearance.   Read More ...
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Investigation ongoing into fiery Tarrant crash that killed 1
Investigation ongoing into fiery Tarrant crash that killed 1 The investigation continues this morning into a fiery car crash in Tarrant that left a Birmingham man dead. The impact on the truck's gas tank caused an immediate blaze, said Tarrant police Chief Dennis Reno, and both vehicles caught fire. "It was an instant fire,'' Reno said. The driver of the pickup truck was able to escape and avoid serious injury   Read More ...
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Times Square car crash suspect that killed 1 indicted
Times Square car crash suspect that killed 1 indicted New York — A man accused of intentionally mowing down pedestrians on a Times Square sidewalk, killing one and injuring 22 others, was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury. Richard Rojas did not appear for the brief appearance in a Manhattan court. The charges have not yet been made public, but the 26-year-old Rojas was previously arrested on charges of murder and attempted murder   Read More ...
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State Police: Car hits DOT worker on Route 15, causing injury
State Police: Car hits DOT worker on Route 15, causing injury State Police say that a Merritt Parkway commuter hit a highway worker Tuesday morning. One Department of Transportation employee suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to a statement from State Police. The agency posted photos of a crashed vehicle, a black four-door sedan. The accident happened on route 15 near a service station at Exit 63. Striking a roadside worker can lead to arrest and thousands of dollars in fines   Read More ...
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Hwy 79 closed at Fairview Church Road near Cleveland due to fatal crash
Hwy 79 closed at Fairview Church Road near Cleveland due to fatal crash BLOUNT COUNTY, Ala. — UPDATE (10:29 a.m.) : State Troopers are on the scene of a crash on Highway 79 near Cleveland in Blount County. A white SUV and a car collided near the intersection of Fairview Church Road. Authorities shut down the intersection while working the crash scene. The coroner is headed to the scene. He says this is the sixth car crash fatality he's worked in a week   Read More ...
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Suspect in Times Square car crash that killed 1 is indicted
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - A man accused of intentionally mowing down pedestrians on a Times Square sidewalk, killing one and injuring 22 others, was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury. Richard Rojas did not appear in court in Manhattan for the hearing. The charges have not yet been made public, but the 26-year-old Rojas was previously arrested on charges of murder and attempted murder   Read More ...
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Person found dead following fire at Oklahoma City office
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Firefighters say one person was found dead following a fire at an attorney's office northwest of downtown Oklahoma City. Battalion Chief Benny Fulkerson says the fire was reported at 6:20 a.m. Wednesday at the address for Midtown Attorneys. Fulkerson says the building includes an apartment on the second floor and the person was found dead at the top of stairs on the outside of the building   Read More ...
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Suspect in Times Square car crash that killed 1 is indicted
NEW YORK (AP) — A man accused of intentionally mowing down pedestrians on a Times Square sidewalk, killing one and injuring 22 others, was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury. Richard Rojas did not appear in court in Manhattan for the hearing. The charges have not yet been made public, but the 26-year-old Rojas was previously arrested on charges of murder and attempted murder   Read More ...
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Suspect in Times Square car crash that killed 1 is indicted
A man accused of intentionally mowing down pedestrians on a Times Square sidewalk, killing one and injuring 22 others, was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury. Richard Rojas did not appear in court in Manhattan for the hearing. The charges have not yet been made public, but the 26-year-old Rojas was previously arrested on charges of murder and attempted murder. An arraignment was set for July 13, and he doesn't have to enter a plea until then   Read More ...
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3 students suffer minor injuries in South Carolina bus wreck
MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — Three students have been taken to the hospital for minor injuries after a school bus and a truck collided in eastern South Carolina. The wreck was reported around 8 a.m. Wednesday on U.S. 52 in Moncks Corner. Berkeley County school spokeswoman Katie Orvin said the bus was carrying students to Berkeley High School and Berkeley Middle School   Read More ...
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Florida man gets 50 years for DUI crash, leaving scene
Florida man gets 50 years for DUI crash, leaving scene BARTOW, Fla. — A central Florida man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for a drunken driving crash that killed a motorcyclist. The Ledger reports that 30-year-old Lorenzo Martinez was sentenced on Friday. The Guatemala native pleaded guilty in March to leaving the scene of an accident involving death, DUI manslaughter and driving while his license was suspended or revoked   Read More ...
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3 students suffer minor injuries in South Carolina bus wreck - | WBTV Charlotte
MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) - Three students have been taken to the hospital for minor injuries after a school bus and a truck collided in eastern South Carolina. The wreck was reported around 8 a.m. Wednesday on U.S. 52 in Moncks Corner. Berkeley County school spokeswoman Katie Orvin said the bus was carrying students to Berkeley High School and Berkeley Middle School   Read More ...
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Teen charged in fatal Concord moped crash - | WBTV Charlotte
Teen charged in fatal Concord moped crash - | WBTV Charlotte A teen has been charged in a fatal crash that happened in Concord Saturday. Concord police say 17-year-old Oskar Axel Prudente-Arellanez ran a red light on US Highway 601 at Old Charlotte Road Saturday afternoon, crashing into Theodore Earl Renz, who was on a moped. Renz went to Carolinas Medical Center in critical condition. Police say he died Monday. Prudente-Arellanez was not injured   Read More ...
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Suspect in Ohio house fire that killed 7 is denied bond
Suspect in Ohio house fire that killed 7 is denied bond AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man accused of setting a house fire that killed seven of his neighbors has been denied bond at his first court appearance. Fifty-eight-year-old Stanley Ford appeared in court in Akron on Wednesday. He had one charge of aggravated arson and seven charges of aggravated murder read out to him. The judge denied bond to Ford, citing potential risks to the community   Read More ...
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14 students aboard, several injured in school bus crash near upt - | WBTV Charlotte
14 students aboard, several injured in school bus crash near upt - | WBTV Charlotte At least six people were injured in a school bus crash in near uptown Charlotte Wednesday morning. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools says bus 1654, which serves Collinswood Language Academy, had 14 students aboard when it crashed on Independence Boulevard near Hawthorne lane. The wreck happened around 8:46 a.m. Medic says they took four people to the hospital with minor injuries and two others with serious injuries   Read More ...
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‘Suspicious’ house fire kills 2 on east side
Two people were killed in a house fire on Detroit’s east side that authorities are calling “suspicious.” The Detroit Fire Department received a call of a fire at about 11:20 p.m. Tuesday, said deputy fire commissioner Dave Fornell, a department spokesman. The fire affected what authorities believe to be a group home, with seven tenants, on the 600 block of Lakewood, south of East Jefferson and east of Alter   Read More ...
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Walker County student killed in single-vehicle crash
Walker County student killed in single-vehicle crash WALKER COUNTY, Ala. — ABC 33/40 News has learned a 15 year old Curry High School student died in a one car crash on Highway 269 in Parrish. State Troopers said the teen was a passenger in the car driven by a 17 year old. Their 2006 Chevrolet Impala left the roadway, struck a utility pole, and then a tree. The vehicle’s 17-year-old driver was transported to Walker Baptist Medical Center in Jasper   Read More ...
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Woman killed in Hingham crash on Route 3
Woman killed in Hingham crash on Route 3 HINGHAM, Mass. — A woman was killed in a crash on Route 3 in Hingham early Wednesday morning, according to State Police. The single-car crash happened on the northbound side of the highway around 1:10 a.m., the Patriot Ledger reported. The car went off the road and into the woods and the driver, who was alone in the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene, State Police said   Read More ...
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Man hit by car in Warwick dies; driver charged with DUI
Man hit by car in Warwick dies; driver charged with DUI Kate Bramson Journal Staff Writer journalkate WARWICK, R.I. – The police have upgraded charges against a 24-year-old Warwick man, whom they say has a history of traffic violations, after a pedestrian they say he struck on Main Avenue Tuesday night died early Wednesday. Marshall Howard, of Asylum Rd., now faces charges in District Court, Warwick, on Wednesday of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, death resulting, and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, Warwick Police Capt   Read More ...
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Study finds 20 percent of children in fatal car crashes were improperly restrained
Study finds 20 percent of children in fatal car crashes were improperly restrained A new study found that 20 percent of children who were in a fatal car crashes were not buckled in properly, or were not wearing a seat belt at all, and that child fatality rates in deadly car crashes vary widely by state. The results add evidence to the argument that state regulations and public information tactics can affect motor vehicle safety for kids   Read More ...
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Two school buses crash a mile apart in Harford County
Two school buses crash a mile apart in Harford County Two school buses crashed in separate incidents about a mile apart on Route 543 in Harford County Wednesday morning, State Police said. The driver of a car involved in one of the crashes was flown to a regional trauma center, Harford County Volunteer Fire and EMS Association said. One other person had minor injuries in the crashes, which shut down the road for about 30 minutes and caused traffic backups, police said   Read More ...
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Police respond to early morning shooting downtown
Police respond to early morning shooting downtown A man was seriously wounded in an early morning shooting Wednesday near Northwest 3rd Avenue and Burnside Street. Police responded shortly after 2 a.m. to a report of a shooting. The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. The shooting may have been the result of an argument; the suspect ran north toward Old Town. No other details were available   Read More ...
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Georgia firefighter dies after weekend accident on job
MONTEZUMA, Ga. (AP) — A firefighter in Georgia has died after suffering a traumatic brain injury from an accident on the job. The Telegraph reports (http://bit.ly/2rgsPy9 ) 29-year-old Macon County firefighter Darrell Plank died on Tuesday. He suffered a skull fracture on Saturday, after being hit in the head by a metal coupling as a fire hose snagged on a truck at a house fire in Montezuma, about 50 miles (80 kilometers)southwest of Macon   Read More ...
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Added agony: Justice is haphazard after kids’ gun deaths
Added agony: Justice is haphazard after kids’ gun deaths Children under age 12 die from gun accidents in the United States about once a week, on average. Almost every death begins with the same basic circumstances: an unsecured and loaded gun, a guardian’s lapse in attention. USA TODAY and AP. DURHAM, N.C. – Amy Pittman learned on her first day in jail to bottle up her grief. As soon as she arrived, guards took her shoelaces so she wouldn’t try to hang herself   Read More ...
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